Middle school student Ganta Igarashi witnessed the slaughter of his entire class by the mysterious 'Red Man', and as the only survivor, he was labeled a mass murderer and sentenced to death. Now an inmate at the privately-owned prison and ‘amusement park' known as Deadman Wonderland, Ganta must try to survive in a place where inmates are the main attraction in brutal gladiator-style games. At the same time, he must attempt to uncover the truth behind the ‘Red Man', his mysterious childhood friend Shiro, and why he was the only survivor that bloody day.
What an awful story. The events in this story make me want to cry when I think about it, it's almsot too much. This book was seriously brutal, not just the gore, but it was chilling. So it was a very artistic tragedy, not just shock factor stuff. The art was really fantastic, every page was just really striking, I couldn't look away from some of these drawings, I was blown away by the artwork... read more
short review: really interesting start, and quite fast an introduction to the second main character, Shiro, which is quite the mysterious character. ( a little too mysterious, so you can see some things coming) cool idea behind the special powers of deadman, who are able to control the flow of their blood after a good start, however, the story starts to kind of rush things over. the secret behind the... read more
|Deadman Wonderland||TV||2011||Anime Adaptation|
|Deadman Wonderland OVA||OVA||2011||Same Franchise|